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Bring Your Passport to cross

In november 2018, I had a bussiness trip to Jayapura. After finished my work, we went to... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Jakarta, Indonesia
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i never think someday will go to this place, but this is interesting, once i want to fly drone here... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

In november 2018, I had a bussiness trip to Jayapura. After finished my work, we went to Skouw-border post pf Indonesia-PNG. It is clean, beautiful place, even still a construction site for local market, near the border post. Unfortunately, we weren't allowed to cross the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 784rudiw
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

i never think someday will go to this place, but this is interesting, once i want to fly drone here but the staff did not give the permission, they will give you very short time to png without passport, also in png they sell interesting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

a few years ago, this border is not this good but now it's all different, it is a nice border, very well maintained

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank DgIpul
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Skow is the border post between Indonesia dan PNG. In Indonesia area where nice and well maintained, don’t forget to take pictures near the monuments, with light house as background. The army who guarding the border are very friendly. We don't need special permit to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank diyah p
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is the border post between Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. you can get across the border without any visa or passport but limited to area around the PNG border office, you can buy PNG souvenir from local papua new guinea people nearby. there was...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ValentinoEdward
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We arrived after 3 PM and the army said the border gate will close on 4 PM. So we immidiately cross the border and from the hill in the PNG side I saw a beatifull view of beach down the hill. We must pay IDR10.000...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Samuelpas
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I arrived at this place, Skuow, the Indonesia and Papua New Guinea border 15 minutes before 4 PM. I regretted so much since I only had few time to enjoy the view from the top of the hill. So just remember to get here sooner....More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Indra M
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